Meatless Mardi, A Healthy Dining Choice

Starting Tuesday, October 19th and for every Tuesday from then on, Provence Restaurants (Marinaside in Yaletown and Mediterranean Grill in Pt. Grey) will be offering a special vegetarian three-course table d’hôte menu for $25. Dubbed Meatless Mardi the special menu is aimed at the growing number of people who are trying to cut down on…

News from Provence

Sitting on our seaside patio eyes toward the low-slung harvest sun, we raise our glasses in salute to our family, our friends and our city. The flash of a sun-kissed shoulder shrugged in resignation of the longer shadowed nights makes us laugh and pour more wine. We talk of sunflowers heavy with seed and the…

Tomato Fest at Provence

YOU SAY TOMATO AND I SAY TOMAHTO, BOTH ARE TASTY AT PROVENCE Ahhh tomatoes – the ultimate summer food – ripe, juicy and brimming with sunshine goodness. Tomatoes are a passion for many people; including Provence Chef/Proprietors Alessandra and Jean-Francis Quaglia. “There isn’t any flavour that says ‘summer’ more to me than tomato,” says Chef…

French Inspired Tea at Provence

Le Grand Thé Makes A Refreshing Break When most people think of ‘afternoon tea,’ the traditions and quaint tea-rooms of England pop to mind. However, there is another, more seductive version of this elegant mid-afternoon break – the French salon de thé. In France tea is très chic. From great food emporiums, to the most…

Provence goes to Provence

The Chefs Jean-Francis and Alessandra are going to Provence! Join them on this exciting adventure to one of the most beautiful places in the world. The Chefs will share all of their love and deep knowledge of France during this 13 night culinary experience. The adventure begins June 30, with three magical nights in Paris…

Provence Marinaside Extends Hours

Provence Marinaside, located only a few blocks from major Olympic venues and City Live Sites, will be open for special extended hours  February 1 – March 15, 2010. Please check the web site for menus www.provencevancouver.com EXTENDED HOURS Feb.1 – Mar.15, 2010: Breakfast:    Monday to Friday: 7 – 11:30 a.m. no reservations Lunch:    Monday to Friday: 11:30…

Provence Marinaside Update

November is here, bringing crisp winter air, gray rainy days and long dark nights. We love the nights as they are perfect for spending time with family & friends. We at Provence Marinaside believe in celebrating family & friends with exquisite food and wine. Therefore, for all of you, our Provence family, we invite you…

Provence Marinaside celebrates Caribbean Feast

September 10, 2009 As the summer begins to wind down, Provence Marinaside Sous Chef Cullin David celebrates his heritage with another Caribbean Feast. Join us on September 10, 2009 for an evening of celebration island style. This time around, we are offering an amazing three course Caribbean Feast for $48 per person. And never fear,…

Chef Jean-Francis and Alessandra go to Provence

The Chefs Jean-Francis and Alessandra are going to Provence! Join them on this exciting adventure to one of the most beautiful places in the world. The Chefs will share all of their love and deep knowledge of France during this 13 night culinary experience. The adventure begins June 30, with three magical nights in Paris…

News from Provence

We at Provence Marinaside are giddy with summer frivolity! Now that school is out and summer is in full swing it is really time to relax! Join us on our sun soaked seaside patio for our new July Chef’s menu. It is our true love of the West Coast that inspired these creations. This month…